Writing Task 2 Sample

IELTS Writing Task 2 (also known as IELTS Essay Writing) is the second task of your IELTS Writing test. Here, you will be presented with an essay topic and you will be scored based on your ability to respond to the topic.

You need to write at least 250 words and justify your opinion with arguments, discussion, examples, problem outlining, proposing possible solutions and supporting your position. You will have approximately 40 minutes to finish your Essay Writing. IELTS Writing Task 2 carries more weights than Writing Task 1.

Title Hits
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1080 - Companies and individuals should pay to clean up the environment 18348
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 878 - Damage to the environment is an inevitable consequence 18344
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1109 - Purpose of schools is to turn children into good citizen 18337
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 284 - Modern societies need specialists in certain fields 18326
IELTS Essay 1193 - Psychological illnesses may not be as obvious as physical disabilities 18288
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 387 - Society is based on rules and laws 18258
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 247 - Explain some of the ways in which humans are damaging the environment 18254
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 75 - What are some important characteristics of a co-worker 18244
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 446 - Competitiveness is a positive quality for people in most societies 18237
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 214 - Children would benefit if they attend nursery school before primary school 18230
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 360 - The birth rate in most developed countries is predicted to fall 18184
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 355 - Many of the diseases which afflict people who do office jobs 18179
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 290 - Many parents use punishment to teach the difference between right and wrong to kids 18175
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 576 - Medical service should not be run by profit-making companies 18099
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 137 - Some people prefer to work for the same company 18062
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 820 - Very few young people read newspapers or follow the news on TV 18011
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 760 - In the past students did a university degree in their own country 17936
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 115 - Traffic is a very serious problem 17931
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 118 - Damage to environment is an inevitable consequence of the improvement in the standard of living 17909
IELTS Essay 1179 - Schools are spending more time teaching traditional subjects 17861